Trading

Sell Covered Calls to Capitalize on the MNKD Stock Rally

MNKD stock is soaring higher, but major resistance looms overhead. Sell covered calls to score profits as the rally peters out. Read Article

El Pollo Loco Serving a Bullish Opportunity for LOCO Stock

Don’t get involved with buyer’s remorse -- sell a made-to-order El Pollo Loco put spread after investors put shares on sale. Read Article

Trade of the Day: BancorpSouth (BXS)

Given the current situation in the bond market, my trade recommendation today is for a regional bank. Read Article

Best Buy Co Inc Earnings Preview: 2 Trades for BBY Stock

Pessimism rises among short sellers as Best Buy earnings approach. Is this a bullish opportunity for BBY stock options traders? Read Article

Are Airline Stocks Getting Ready for Takeoff? (AAL, JBLU)

With more than 222 million passengers set to fly U.S. airlines this summer, airline stocks AAL and JBLU are ripe for option trades. Read Article

Whole Foods Market, Inc.: 2 Trade Ideas for Struggling WFM Stock

A couple juicy opportunities are setting up in Whole Foods (WFM) after the latest selloff. Target these levels in WFM stock. Read Article

Petroleo Brasileiro Petrobras SA (ADR): Stay Put Below Long-Term Resistance in Petrobras

After a substantial run in Petrobras shares, traders can position for more sell-the-news, profit-taking in bear territory with a long put for PBR. Read Article

Trade of the Day: Under $10 Stock Ready for a Big Move

MBIA Inc. is overbought but looks to be gearing up for a powerful rally. Read Article

AMZN: Shop for Profits in Amazon Stock

Amazon bulls are having a banner year. Capitalize on continued upside in AMZN with this option spread. Read Article

Target Earnings Preview: 2 Trades for TGT Stock

Retailers line up for earnings this week, and Target Corporation (TGT) has quite a sentiment hurdle to overcome Read Article

Trade of the Day: United Parcel Service (UPS)

UPS is a stock I have followed for decades. Friday’s close above $102 was bullish, and a move above $104 could lead to a run at its 52-week high north of $114. Read Article

ConAgra Foods Inc: CAG Stock Packs a Punch

The longer-term picture for ConAgra (CAG) looks particularly bullish. Here's why investors and traders should look to build a position in CAG stock. Read Article

Trade of the Day: Don’t Let COF Stock Fool You

After a flat start to 2015, Capital One Financial Corp. is coiling up for a move higher. Read Article

Walmart Preview: 2 Trades for WMT Stock Before Earnings

Wall Street has low expectations when Walmart reports earnings on Monday. Most traders are skeptical of WMT stock, and you should be, too. Read Article

Urban Outfitters Earnings: 2 Trades for URBN Stock

Urban Outfitters Inc. (URBN) faces a wall of worry heading into its first-quarter earnings report. Read Article

Profit From the Surge in Facebook Stock (FB) With Call Spreads

Facebook stock was up big Thursday. Here's how to bank coin off FB's continued ascent. Read Article

Trade of the Day: International Business Machines (IBM)

While I personally lean toward a bearish stance, I will let the market tell me what to trade. While sectors like retail look to be weakening, the technology sector continues to hold this market up. Read Article

Hasbro, Inc. – HAS Stock Is Toying With a Two-Way Trade

Hasbro (HAS) is flashing overbought readings that offers a great shorting opportunity, but traders should look at both sides of HAS stock. Read Article

IYT: If Transportation Stocks Break Down, Watch Out!

A breakdown beckons for transportation stocks. Make their pain your gain with this IYT put spread. Read Article